Exorbitant Pride

Exorbitant pride has taken away

Your mind’s equipoise.

Your heart is now full

Of turbulent noise.

Ask your heart’s mounting flames

Soulfully and devotedly

To bring you back your mind’s

Lost wealth.

I assure you, your silver request

Will meet with immediate approval.

– Sri Chinmoy

Excerpt from: Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, Part 5 by Sri Chinmoy, Copyright (c) 1900 by Sri Chinmoy – All rights reserved